From The Tribune staff reports
JEFFERSON COUNTY — Icy conditions have affected at least one major roadway in the Birmingham metro area after heavy snowfall on Sunday night/Monday morning.
Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Highway Patrol Division are investigating multiple crashes on Interstate 459 between Interstate 59 and Grants Mill Road due to icy conditions.
Motorists are asked to slow down and proceed carefully if they must get on the road today.
“Please use caution while traveling in this area,” said State Trooper Justin O’Neal.
No reports on the severity of the crashes are available at this time.